New Mexico Department of Health
Our mission is to promote health and wellness, improve health outcomes, and assure safety net services for all people in New Mexico.
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Health Needs of Sex and Gender Minorities

Sex and gender minority populations, including lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer people, suffer from numerous disparities in physical and mental health, as well as access to and use of health services. Click the banner graphic above to learn more.

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Reporting Abuse, Neglect & Exploitation

The Division of Health Improvement provides oversight for home and community-based Medicaid waiver programs and health facility licensing. DHI routinely conducts investigations into allegations of Abuse, Neglect & Exploitation and complaints about health facilities. Please click the banner above to learn about the different reporting mechanisms.

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Healthcare Compare

Discover the average cost to Medicaid of nine healthcare procedures at different facilities across the state. Facility quality measures such as patient recommendations and hospital safety measures are also available. The cost and overall quality of healthcare services can vary among facilities, and you may have a choice in where you receive care.

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Healthy Aging

Healthy Aging is the development and maintenance of optimal mental, social and physical well-being and function in older adults. This is most likely to be achieved when communities are safe, promote health and well-being, and use health services and community programs to prevent or minimize disease. Click the banner above to learn more!

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Cultural Competence Information & Education Center

Embrace New Mexico’s diversity through education, advocacy and collaboration. Visit our updated website, take free trainings on Culturally and Linguistically Appropriate Services, and find links to valuable resources.

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